[Reading] ➸ Survivor Song By Paul Tremblay – E17streets4all.co.uk A riveting novel of suspense and terror from the Bram Stoker award winning author of The Cabin at the End of the World and A Head Full of GhostsIn a matter of weeks Massachusetts has been overrun by a A riveting novel of suspense and terror from the Bram Stoker award winning author of The Cabin at the End of the World and A Head Full of GhostsIn a matter of weeks Massachusetts has been overrun by an insidious rabies like virus that is spread by saliva But unlike rabies the disease has a terrifyingly short incubation period of an hour or less Those infected uickly lose their minds and are driven to bite and infect as many others as they can before they inevitably succumb Hospitals are inundated with the sick and dying and hysteria has taken hold To try to limit its spread the commonwealth is under uarantine and curfew But society is breaking down and the government's emergency protocols are falteringDr Ramola Rams Sherman a soft spoken pediatrician in her mid thirties receives a frantic phone call from Natalie a friend who is eight months pregnant Natalie's husband has been killed—viciously attacked by an infected neighbor—and in a failed attempt to save him Natalie too was bitten Natalie's only chance of survival is to get to a hospital as uickly as possible to receive a rabies vaccine The clock is ticking for her and for her unborn childNatalie’s fight for life becomes a desperate odyssey as she and Rams make their way through a hostile landscape filled with dangers beyond their worst nightmares—terrifying strange and sometimes deadly challenges that push them to the brink Paul Tremblay once again demonstrates his mastery in this chilling and all too plausible novel that will leave readers racing through the pages and shake them to their core.
Paul Tremblay has won the Bram Stoker British Fantasy and Massachusetts Book awards and is the author of Survivor Song Growing Things The Cabin at the End of the World Disappearance at Devil’s Rock A Head Full of Ghosts and the crime novels The Little Sleep and No Sleep Till Wonderland His essays and short fiction have appeared in the New York Times Los Angeles Times Entertainment Weekly.
- 320 pages
- Survivor Song
- Paul Tremblay
- 21 August 2016 Paul Tremblay